The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 9 17 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing MVC 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.54% 2.47% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% 3.92% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £315 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £303 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 51 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 67.31% 62.96% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 76
Median daily rate £365 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.35% -0.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Cheltenham

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Cheltenham

MVC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for MVC.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript